The ORCV will conduct 3 Championships drawing on both Coastal and Offshore events:-
- A Coastal Championship drawing on measurement division results in Category 3 Races
- An Offshore Championship incorporating both Coastal and Offshore reace results but with a minimum number of Category 2 races
- The 38 South Boat Sales Double Handed Championship including both Coastal and Offshore Race Results in the Double Handed Division, but with a minimum number of Category 2 reces.
The Offshore Championship
The ORCV Offshore Championship (Perry Fletcher Clipper Trophy) is awarded to the owner-skipper of the best performed yacht in the Unrestricted Monohull Division determined using measurement handicap results. Yachts in this Division may be sailed fully crewed or with up to 4 crew racing with autohelms.
The Coastal Championship incorporating the West Offshore Products Coastal Sprints
Is awarded to the owner/skipper of the best performed yacht in the ORCV’s Coastal Race Program determined using Measurement Handicap results in the Unrestricted Monohull Division. Boats entered in this division may race fully crewed, with up to 4 crew plus autohelm or Double Handed.
The “38 South Boat Sales” Double Handed Offshore Championship
Is awarded to the owner skipper of the best performed yacht competing in the Double Handed Divisions of the ORCV's Category 3 and Category 2 races .
A Double Handed Yacht racing under measurement handicap is therefore eligible to win the 38 South Boat Sales Double Handed Championship, the Offshore Championship and the Coastal Championship.